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Let your imagination fly as AVP’s new Producer!

Aalto University is a multidisciplinary university in the fields of technology, business, arts and design. It opens up new possibilities for strong multidisciplinary education and research. Aalto University has 11 000 students and staff of 4 000 of which 400 are professors. Aalto Ventures Program (AVP) is the entrepreneurship education program at Aalto University. Here, […]

06 Nov 2020

Meet new AVP team member Simo!

Simo Lahdenne is working at Aalto Ventures Program as a part-time teacher. He is most passionate about ideation and the divergent part of the product development, which he sees as the most fun part of a project to both teach and experience. This is also at the core of his workdays: Simo keeps busy with […]

14 Oct 2020

UC Berkeley campus area

Announcing Startup Semester 2021 — Learn entrepreneurship in sunny California!

AVP offers you a unique chance to join Startup Semester — a full-semester entrepreneurship program in Berkeley, California! The program focuses on leadership, innovation and execution, ensuring that you learn the mindsets and behaviors needed for driving success in today’s dynamic global economy. Startup Semester is organized by The Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology (SCET) at the UC Berkeley campus, where you can immerse yourself in the dynamic Berkeley and Silicon Valley ecosystem, while experiencing the cultural […]

02 Oct 2020

Meet new AVP team member Elina!

AVP has found a new teacher to join the team, Elina Kähkönen! Elina is a new part-time teacher at Aalto Ventures Program. She has an extensive background in education and has led the Aaltonaut program since 2013. She is passionate about making Aalto more interdisciplinary and entrepreneurial both for the students and the faculty – […]

01 Oct 2020

Winners of Solve the SDGs hackathon announced

Solve the SDGs  — an online hackathon for sustainability problems by AVP and Junction — is now over! We had more than 200 participants from 47 countries working on three different challenges related to the Sustainability Development Goals by the UN.  The hackathon opened with speakers from different organizations:  Sami Pirkkala, Chief Specialist in Sustainable Development and the 2030 Agenda from the Prime Minister’s Office of […]

21 Sep 2020

Apply to SCET Startup Clinic to take your startup to the next level

The application for SCET Startup Clinic is open! Aalto Ventures Program offers an opportunity to join the SCET Startup Clinic program organized by the Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology, UC Berkeley. The program aims to help startup teams from different stages and industries take advantage of shifts and disruptions in the market. Participating teams will benefit from the knowledge, advice, and […]

08 Sep 2020